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RKC Waalwijk vs. Feyenoord 5/16/2021 Dutch Eredivisie Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

RKC Waalwijk encounters Feyenoord on 5/16/2021.

Feyenoord meets RKC Waalwijk in a regular season match. RKC Waalwijk with a record of 7.0-9.0-17.0 this season comes into this game with a 2.0-5.0-9.0 record on the road. Feyenoord is 15.0-11.0-7.0 this season and is 8.0-6.0-2.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for RKC Waalwijk and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against RKC Waalwijk.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Feyenoord and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Feyenoord played to a draw in their last match. It is not a loss, but getting a home win is paramount. There are expectations that come with improved performance on a familiar pitch.

The RKC Waalwijk Roster

The Players to Watch for the RKC Waalwijk

Melle Meulensteen DF

Melle Meulensteen has 20.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Melle Meulensteen had 6.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Melle Meulensteen has 31 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Melle Meulensteen has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Melle Meulensteen has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Melle Meulensteen has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Anas Tahiri MF

As a shooter, Anas Tahiri had 27.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Anas Tahiri has 10.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Anas Tahiri has 29 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RKC Waalwijk teammates, Anas Tahiri had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Anas Tahiri has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Anas Tahiri has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 34 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Ahmed Touba DF

Ahmed Touba has 23.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ahmed Touba had 8.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Ahmed Touba had 32 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RKC Waalwijk teammates, Ahmed Touba had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Ahmed Touba has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ahmed Touba has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 33 fouls this season. He has drawn 25 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Vurnon Anita MF

Vurnon Anita has 10.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Vurnon Anita had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Vurnon Anita has 27 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RKC Waalwijk teammates, Vurnon Anita had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Vurnon Anita has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Vurnon Anita has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 38 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Saïd Bakari DF

Saïd Bakari has 10.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Saïd Bakari has 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Saïd Bakari has 28 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Saïd Bakari has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Saïd Bakari has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Saïd Bakari has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Richard van der Venne MF

Richard van der Venne has 57.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Richard van der Venne had 26.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Richard van der Venne has 21 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RKC Waalwijk teammates, Richard van der Venne had 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Richard van der Venne has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Richard van der Venne has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 57 fouls this season. He has drawn 37 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Lennerd Daneels FW,MF

As a shooter, Lennerd Daneels had 31.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Lennerd Daneels had 12.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Lennerd Daneels has 21 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Lennerd Daneels has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Lennerd Daneels has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lennerd Daneels has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 32 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Paul Quasten DF

As a shooter, Paul Quasten had 14.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Paul Quasten has 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Paul Quasten has 16 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Paul Quasten has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Paul Quasten has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Paul Quasten has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

The Feyenoord Roster

The Players to Watch for the Feyenoord

Marcos Senesi DF

Marcos Senesi has 15.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Marcos Senesi had 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Marcos Senesi had 32 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Marcos Senesi has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Marcos Senesi has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Marcos Senesi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 44 fouls this season. He has drawn 23 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Steven Berghuis FW

As a shooter, Steven Berghuis had 106.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Steven Berghuis has 44.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Steven Berghuis has 28 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Steven Berghuis has 17 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Steven Berghuis has 8 Yellow Cards this season. Steven Berghuis has 9 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 26 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Jens Toornstra MF

Jens Toornstra has 45.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Jens Toornstra has 19.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Jens Toornstra had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Feyenoord teammates, Jens Toornstra had 7 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Jens Toornstra has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jens Toornstra has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Bryan Linssen FW

Bryan Linssen has 67.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Bryan Linssen had 21.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Bryan Linssen has 22 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Bryan Linssen has 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Bryan Linssen has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Bryan Linssen has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 41 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Lutsharel Geertruida DF

As a shooter, Lutsharel Geertruida had 16.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Lutsharel Geertruida has 7.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Lutsharel Geertruida has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Lutsharel Geertruida has 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Lutsharel Geertruida has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lutsharel Geertruida has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 24 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Tyrell Malacia DF

Tyrell Malacia has 18.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Tyrell Malacia had 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Tyrell Malacia has 22 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Tyrell Malacia has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Tyrell Malacia has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tyrell Malacia has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 34 fouls this season. He has drawn 32 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Mark Diemers MF,FW

As a shooter, Mark Diemers had 39.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Mark Diemers has 11.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Mark Diemers has 21 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Feyenoord teammates, Mark Diemers had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Mark Diemers has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Mark Diemers has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 61 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Leroy Fer MF

As a shooter, Leroy Fer had 15.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Leroy Fer has 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Leroy Fer has 20 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Feyenoord teammates, Leroy Fer had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Leroy Fer has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Leroy Fer has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 36 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

RKC Waalwijk Team Stats

The RKC Waalwijk Offensive Stats and Metrics

RKC Waalwijk scored 0.94 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Offensively, they are quite disappointing in their ability to put the ball in the back of the net. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, RKC Waalwijk was able to score 0.85 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

RKC Waalwijk converted on 0.22 of attempted shots on goal. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, RKC Waalwijk attempts 4.27 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, RKC Waalwijk is able to get 40.1% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

RKC Waalwijk Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, RKC Waalwijk was able to hold opponents to 1.39 goals. RKC Waalwijk plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. RKC Waalwijk goalkeepers fended off 5.79 shots per 90 minutes. This defense plays with fire far too often due to their inability to prevent shots on goal.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 74.3% of shots on target were saved by RKC Waalwijk goalkeepers. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 15.2% of games resulted in a clean sheet for RKC Waalwijk. This defense and goalkeeping crew is really struggling, expecting a clean sheet is unreasonable.







RKC Waalwijk Utility Stats

RKC Waalwijk tried 18.27 crosses per 90 minutes of action. RKC Waalwijk is in the top 30 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, RKC Waalwijk had 13.94 interceptions. This puts RKC Waalwijk in the top 9 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, RKC Waalwijk commits 11.52 fouls. This puts RKC Waalwijk in the top 18 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, RKC Waalwijk drew 10.52 fouls. RKC Waalwijk is in the top 85 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, RKC Waalwijk committed an offside 1.64 times. This puts RKC Waalwijk in the top 40 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Feyenoord Team Stats

The Feyenoord Offensive Stats and Metrics

Feyenoord scored 1.55 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Feyenoord scored those goals off assists 72.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.12 assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Feyenoord was able to score on 0.28 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Feyenoord attempted 5.45 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Feyenoord is able to get 34.6% of their shots to be on goal(target). Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Feyenoord Defensive Stats and Metrics

Feyenoord gave up 0.82 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. Feyenoord goalkeepers fended off 4.15 shots per 90 minutes. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 79.6% of shots on target were saved by Feyenoord goalkeepers. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. Feyenoord goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 36.4% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Feyenoord Utility Stats

Feyenoord tried 19.27 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Feyenoord is in the top 24 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Feyenoord has successfully intercepted 12.39 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Feyenoord in the top 35 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Feyenoord has committed 11.03 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Feyenoord in the top 12 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Feyenoord drew 11.36 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Feyenoord is in the top 73 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Feyenoord committed an offside 1.64 times. This puts Feyenoord in the top 40 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

RKC Waalwijk vs. Feyenoord Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: RKC Waalwijk 3 Feyenoord 4

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